Born on January 3, 1934 in the city of Bryansk. The real name is Nina. In 1956 she graduated from the Leningrad Conservatory in vocal class and was accepted as an actress in the Leningrad Theater of Musical Comedy. In 1958, Yurasova brightly debuted in the cinema, playing Theodore Verdier in the famous operetta film “Mr. X”, where she co-starred with the famous Estonian singer Georg Ots. In 1960, they met together again on the screen in the Estonian musical film “Accidental Meeting”, which already had much less success than the previous picture. In 1965, Marina Yurasova leaves the theater of musical comedy and enters the state of the film studio "Lenfilm" and the studio of the film actor, where he works until its dissolution. Unfortunately, in the movie actress is most often used in episodes and small roles. She passed away on May 28, 2016.